Power & Renewables

Asia Pacific April 2018

Regional analysis & forecasts
Asia Pacific


Japan’s nuclear output is set to rise from Q3 following restarts at more reactors. Kansai Electric’s Ohi 3 started technical operations in March and is due to resume commercial operations in April. Kyushu Electric’s Genkai 3 is also undergoing restarts and is due to enter commercial operations in late April. Ohi 4 is also due back online by the end of Q2, as is Kyushu Electric’s Genkai 4. The four reactors will add a combined 4.7 GW of nuclear capacity to Japan’s power fleet and...